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COVID-19 outbreak declared in Canmore, community also reports first death

COVID-19 outbreak declared in Canmore, community also reports first death

In the past week, Canmore has declared a COVID-19 outbreak, reported its first death and lost symptomatic testing in town
Parks Canada hasn’t received proposal for outdoor NHL game at Lake Louise

Parks Canada hasn’t received proposal for outdoor NHL game at Lake Louise

The iconic Alberta lake is rumoured to be a destination to host an outdoor NHL game next season.
New species identified from Burgess Shale fossils solves evolutionary mystery

New species identified from Burgess Shale fossils solves evolutionary mystery

A recently published article in Current Biology shares a discovery from the Burgess Shale Marble Canyon fossil bed site that may solve an evolutionary mystery of how two species of hemichordates are related
Green energy cooperative ready to launch in the Bow Valley

Green energy cooperative ready to launch in the Bow Valley

A grassroots green cooperative giving Bow Valley residents the opportunity to invest in community-generated renewable energy projects is launching soon
Body of man who fell into North Saskatchewan River in July recovered

Body of man who fell into North Saskatchewan River in July recovered

The body of a 23-year-old Calgary man who fell into the North Saskatchewan River and was swept away at the end of July has been recovered on a small remote island west of Abraham Lake Sunday (Sept. 20)
New shuttle service for Moraine Lake launched during larch season

New shuttle service for Moraine Lake launched during larch season

“We will be  working hard in the park-and-ride to make sure there’s lots of space for people to physically distance and that the line-ups will be spread out."
Jasper caribou herd wiped out of existence

Jasper caribou herd wiped out of existence

“The die off of Jasper’s entire Maligne caribou population is a tragic, predictable result of decades-long habitat and wildlife errors."
Grizzly bear 143's cubs presumed dead

Grizzly bear 143's cubs presumed dead

Bear 143 emerged from her den this spring with two cubs. One cub was presumed to have died prior to her being struck and killed on the railway tracks in Banff National Park last Thursday (Sept. 3). The other was last seen mid-August and has not been found after her death.
Man charged for harassing cougar with slingshot in Banff National Park

Man charged for harassing cougar with slingshot in Banff National Park

A 40-year-old man from Saskatchewan will appear in Canmore court in November charged with harassing a cougar with a slingshot
Grizzly bear struck and killed by train in Banff National Park

Grizzly bear struck and killed by train in Banff National Park

Bear 143 emerged from her den this spring with two young of year cubs – one with a white head